MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office says a horse was killed last Wednesday, northwest of Nimrod on 209th Avenue — there are no suspects in the investigation at this time.
A sheriff deputy located a “smaller Colt horse” lying on its side with a bullet hole in its abdomen midday on Wednesday.READ MORE: 2 Years After George Floyd’s Murder, POTUS To Sign Executive Order On Federal Policing
Authorities say the property owner had returned home to find the horse frozen and lying on the ground with a bullet hole. It had not been checked on for three days.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Duluth After Allegedly Robbing DoorDash Driver At Gunpoint
Law enforcement searched in the area for hunters and attempted to make contact with neighbors. The investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: Eli Hart Killing: Mother Accused Of Murdering 6-Year-Old Son To Appear In Court Tuesday
Anyone with information is asked to call the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office.